Skip the auto shop - Our mechanics make house calls

Q: How do I replace the air bags?

asked by on

How do I replace the air bags?

A: Any time an air bag is deployed, it will ne...

Any time an air bag is deployed, it will need to be replaced. You should not drive your vehicle until the air bags have been replaced. Only a qualified mechanic or dealership should replace the air bags in your vehicle.

Was this answer helpful?

Need advice from certified mechanic? Get help now!

Over 1000 mechanics are ready to answer your question.
The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details

Ask a Mechanic
(100% Free)

Have a car question? Get free advice from our top-rated mechanics.

Ask A Mechanic
Over 10,000 questions answered!

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing

Get a quote

What others are asking

Q: Recommendation of Subaru Forester

Hello. There is a big concern with the air bags on this car. If the car is, or even "was", equipped with a Takata airbag, I wouldn't consider purchasing it due to the Subaru Recall. Even if the airbag was...

Q: sticky speedometer

The instrument cluster is the cause of this problem. The cluster would need to be replaced or removed and sent out for repairs if it's salvageable. I recommend having the cluster replaced, you'll be able to get a new one...

Q: How do I use the cigarette lighter?

The cigarette lighter is placed on the front floor console. To use the cigarette lighter, press the lighter into the heating element, and then release. The lighter will stay securely in the heating element until it is fully heated, at...

Related articles

What Causes Hoses to Leak?
While the largest part of your engine is mechanical, hydraulics plays a significant role. You’ll find fluids at work in a number of different areas. Your car's fluids include: Engine oil Transmission...
P0052 OBD-II Trouble Code: HO2S Heater Control Circuit High (Bank 2 Sensor 1)
P0052 code definition HO2S Heater Control Circuit High (Bank 2 Sensor 1) What the P0052 code means This code is seen when the Engine Control Module (ECM) tries to control the...
What are the Car Pool Rules in Hawaii?
Hawaii is widely regarded as a land of vacation and relaxation, and as such, its scenic roads and routes are far better known than the state’s freeways. But, as with all...